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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 10:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 39%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 50' North, Longitude: 50° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.98 meters/second, 1555.1 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.10 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miSouth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.8"966.08 miWest0° 07' 35.1"8.69 miSouth966.42 mi
24 hours11° 34' 27.5"770.30 miEast3° 24' 07.7"233.90 miSouth810.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownTue 6:10 AM1008 km627 miles545 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceTue 6:10 AM1123 km698 miles606 nmWest W
CastriesTue 6:10 AM1126 km700 miles608 nmWest W
RoseauTue 6:10 AM1148 km714 miles620 nmWest W
KingstownTue 6:10 AM1173 km729 miles633 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 6:10 AM1182 km734 miles638 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Tue 6:10 AM1199 km745 miles647 nmWest W
ParamariboTue 7:10 AM1211 km753 miles654 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneTue 7:10 AM1219 km758 miles658 nmSouth S
Saint George'sTue 6:10 AM1266 km787 miles684 nmWest-southwest WSW

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